Bus Éireann News

Bus Éireann Statement, 23 March 2017

Bus Éireann are extremely disappointed that Unions have called a strike at the company from midnight tonight. Industrial action will cause major inconvenience to our customers and exacerbate the perilous financial situation at the company.

Thursday, 23rd March, 2017


School Transport Services

Some 115,000 children have been issued with tickets by Bus Éireann under the Department of Education & Skills School Transport Scheme and more than 98% of this number are accommodated on dedicated school transport services which are currently expected to run normally in the event of industrial dispute.

Thursday, 23rd March, 2017


Bus Éireann Board Statement, March 15, 2017

Due to the perilous state of the Company’s finances and the failure to reach agreement with unions at the Workplace Relations Committee (WRC) last Monday, the Board of Bus Éireann convened this morning to hear management outline a number of further cost-saving options which could be urgently implemented.

Wednesday, 15th March, 2017


Bus Éireann Statement on WRC talks breakdown, March 13, 2017

Bus Éireann are extremely disappointed that talks with unions have broken down at the WRC today, following seven days of engagement.

Monday, 13th March, 2017


Bus Éireann and Dublin Bus are seeking to recruit apprentice heavy vehicle mechanics

Bus Éireann, the national bus and coach company and Dublin Bus, which operates bus services in the greater Dublin Area are now seeking to recruit apprentice heavy vehicle mechanics in the following locations:

Sunday, 5th March, 2017


Bus Éireann Statement, March 3, 2017

The financial situation at Bus Éireann remains critical, with the company facing insolvency by May. To facilitate meaningful discussions with unions, Bus Éireann management have today accepted a new invitation by the WRC to seek a solution.

Friday, 3rd March, 2017